From my kindergarten to grade 2 years, I loved math a lot. It was peanuts. Yakang yaka.
But the love for the numbers started to wane my teachers started to discuss about fractions, and decimals, natural numbers, integers, rational, real, complex numbers, etc. Complicated student life because of mathematics!
So the fear of math went on from grade four up to high school. Life became even more complicated and miserable because of trigonometry, advanced algebra, geometry, statistics, and most of all our math teachers! It even came to a point that my school had to summon my father because of my failing grades in Math!
I could not see the practical value of those mathematics subjects back then. Continue reading